June 23 – Roll of Honour

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CWGC London Cemetery Neuville-Vitasse

Representing their comrades who fell on this day

1940

+TOZER, James Johnstone
RAFVR. Pilot Officer (Observer). 77983. Died 23/06/1940. Aged 20. 107 Sqdn. Son of William J. and Mary Tozer, of Finaghy. Steenwijkerwold (Willemsoord) General Cemetery, Overijssel, Netherlands

1941
HMS FEARLESS

+McNEILL, James
RN. AB. D/SSX 25765. Died 23/07/1941. Age 20. HMS Fearless. His only brother Private George McNeill, RUR, was killed in action in Belgium the year previous. His parents residence in Mountcollyer St., Belfast had been destroyed in an air raid. Son of Mr. and Mrs. George McNeill, Upper Charville St., Belfast. (Belfast Weekly Telegraph 16/08/1941). Plymouth Naval Memorial, Panel 47

+SMITH, Hugh
RN. Able Seaman. D/SSX 24851. Died 23/07/1941. Age 21. HMS Fearless. He was posted as missing after the sinking of Fearless. He had three and a half years service and had been in two ships which also had been sunk by enemy aerial attack. His brother Thomas was serving in the RN. Son of Samuel and Elizabeth Smith, Fortingale St., Belfast. (Belfast Weekly Telegraph 16/08/1941). Plymouth Naval Memorial, Panel 48

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